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Adults Social Worker, Lambeth Council

  • Job reference: CALW
  • Location: London
  • Job type: All
  • Area of Expertise: Management, Qualified Social Work
Job description: Adults Social Worker, Lambeth Council

Service Care Solutions are excited to be recruiting for a Social Worker in Lambeth Council

The Social Work role is Full Time role and currently operates on a 3+ month ongoing contract with a strong possibility of extension.
The hourly rate is up to £28 - £32 negotiable on experience so please enquire for more information.

The following Social worker key tasks consist of:

*Assess the social care needs of a defined, highly complex client group, establishing appropriate interventions in partnership with health colleagues.
*Contribute to the multi-disciplinary assessment and management of risk.
*Liaise with referrers, community teams and other agencies to ensure good communication and effective discharge planning.
*Devise personalised packages of support for clients, to attend funding panels and present-evidenced based arguments to support the allocation of resources.
*Attend regular social work supervision with the Head of Social Work and be part of the Trust's performance management scheme.
*Provide reports to CPA meetings, Managers' Hearings, Mental Health Tribunals, Ministry of Justice, MAPPA and Parole Board Hearings.
*Ensure that policies, practice and procedures are followed in relation to Mental Health Act, Mental Capacity Act, Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards, Children's and Adult's Safeguarding, Criminal Justice System and Human Rights Act.

Essential social work requirements for this role include:

*HCPC registration
*A degree or masters in Social Work (or any other recognized equivalent qualification)
*Experience of working in a duty team, hospital, safeguarding, or reablement team

Working With Service Care Solutions offers more benefits than most -

* Help towards your HCPC registration
* Contribute financially towards any relevant training (BIA, ABE, Report writing, Court reports etc)
* Compile and fund all of your compliance
* I will let you know prior to jobs going live about any vacancies that may be of interest to you, letting you have the best chance of getting the best contracts!
* Loyalty & Reward Scheme- Available after 6 months of placement - (this includes free Electronics, Household appliances and many more items)
* Referral Bonus - If you refer candidates to myself I will also personally offer you £250 per person placed into work with no cap! It has been known for Social workers to make up to £1500 per month through referrals alone.
* Process DBS free of charge
* Training offered for CPD

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Khalsa at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208 964 or email

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know of any Social Workers who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed
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